George and Amal Clooney donate a half million dollars (about 405.000 euros) to March For Our Lives, the American protest for stricter arms legislation.
The two were also involved in the mars, they show in a statement to Variety.
The action is started by the survivors of the shooting in Florida last Wednesday, where fourteen students and three staff members of a school were killed. The protest was then quickly support from across America.
“Amal and I have been inspired by the courage and eloquence of these young people of the Stoneman Douglas High School,” said George. “We are there on march 24, in to they to they to stand with this incredible generation of young people from across the country. In the name of our children Ella and Alexander we donate $ 500,000 to cover the costs for this huge event. The life of our children depends on it.”
Also other celebrity’s showed already know behind the protest march. Including Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Sofia Vergara, Sharon Stone, Don Cheadle, Laura Dern and Rosie O’donnell shared via social media, the call of the organizers of March For Our Lives.